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The best vacation ever!
Saturday, May 18, 2019      4 comments

on April 24th around 2 am we left our home for the airport. For the first time we were going on a trip with my daughter and her boyfriend and none of us had ever gone so far. Flight plan was AA from Montreal to Dallas then AA from Dallas to... Read more
Friday, April 12, 2019      3 comments

This is my last Friday at work before the trip. 2 Mondays, 2 Tuesdays, 1 Wednesday and 1 Thursday. Since my boss asked me to connect just in case there are some problems with the apps I've developped, the company is paying for my connection to i... Read more
2019-04-03 feeling good about the changes
Wednesday, April 03, 2019      6 comments

It has been now 4 months since I've started this new approach to getting healthy. I had specific objectives : 1- getting rid of all the bad feelings attached to certain food. Guilt, sense of failure etc. etc. are feelings that ca... Read more
things are finally looking up!
Thursday, March 21, 2019      13 comments

So finally my husband seems to be back. It was a rough 9 months but now he will start progressive return to work starting Monday. They say it is in the hard moments that you know if your marriage will last or not. We've had quite a few but this ... Read more
Tuesday, March 19, 2019      5 comments

21 years ago 3h08 am, 4 weeks after an acute peritonitis surgery, I was giving birth to my youngest daughter... She was a preemie born at 32 weeks and weighing 3lbs 11 ounces. My birthday gift! There was a sense of emergency. Overwhelming e... Read more
Getting out of my comfort zone
Wednesday, March 13, 2019      6 comments

To motivate myself to keep training, I have registered to a MUD HERO event on June 15th. if you want to see what it looks like, here is the link
s/montreal/ My daughter and my cousin are comin... Read more
The biggest victory so far!
Tuesday, March 12, 2019      7 comments

Yesterday I had a craving for a Hershey's chocolate bar with almonds. Since, I am not on a diet anymore and the thing had only normal ingredients in it I had bought it while grocery shopping this weekend. So I opened the package and had a bite. ... Read more
Saturday march 9th
Saturday, March 09, 2019      5 comments

Some of you will disagree strongly with my post and I understand. I read a few article this week. It was saying that More and more studies are showing how dieting can be detrimental to you long term health. https://www.washing... Read more
Spring challenge Day 1:
Wednesday, March 06, 2019      3 comments

I have joined this biggest loser spring challenge and have these task to accomplish this week 1- do some strength training 5 days 2- cumulate 60 minutes of strength training 3- Eat green leafy veggies 3 times 4- Eat healthy snack 3 time ... Read more
Tuesday March 5th
Tuesday, March 05, 2019      4 comments

Yesterday was a pretty good day. I managed to catch the earlier bus back to my home town. Unfortunately, there is no bus at that time to bring me home. I had to wait for about 25 minutes. I decided to use that time to add some steps to my... Read more
Monday March 4th
Monday, March 04, 2019      5 comments

Yesterday I found out I am to become a grandmother! Baby is due mid-september. I have to buy myself a rocking chair. Yesterday I also met with the trainer. I think I am going to like him. I have an appointment for a basic biomechanical ass... Read more
the gym
Saturday, March 02, 2019      5 comments

Friday I went to visit a gym. I liked it. The kind of gym I like. No classes no fashion show. Just people training seriously. I have droped from a few gym because it was filled with 2 kinds of people I don't like in a gym. type 1 : the Model... Read more
the pleasure of homemade
Tuesday, February 26, 2019      4 comments

This weekend I made homemade soup. I have a 0$ recipe for the stock and it usually makes a very good stock. This time, it was... the best I ever made I think. I don't know if it is the red cabbage, the eggplant, or what, but it is really tasty ... Read more
thank you everyone
Sunday, February 24, 2019      6 comments

Today, I take the time to thank all the people who have lent an ear and especially to those who took the time to comment my last blog. My husband is suffering from PTSD and sometimes it is very hard. When it gets to be too much for me I wri... Read more
Wednesday February 20th
Wednesday, February 20, 2019      10 comments

It is sometime hard. Stuff happens in your life some good some not. When hard times hit you hang in there, push thru it and talk about it when you need to. Problem is when the chit that is happening isn't happening to you but has a real impact ... Read more

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